Internet Systems and Security Program Offered at Institute of Advanced Technology

Diploma 2 years Fulltime Fee: on application Intake: Ongoing

Diploma (Accredited by: Institute of Advanced Technology)

About Internet Systems and Security Diploma program.

The Internet has grown from the simple desire to network computers to a phenomenon that is leaving a few aspects of our daily lives untouched.

It offers an abundance of opportunities and technological developments that are moving at an astounding rate. Millions of people worldwide have been exposed to the World Wide Web of computers and the information they provide.

The explosion in the use of such technologies is continuously challenged by new security loopholes, threats, and attacks. With the growth in computer users and networks, the scale and sophistication of cybercrimes have increased, thus creating a high demand for Internet Security. Viruses, trojans, and hackers are some of the dangers lurking on the Internet.

    Objectives of Internet Systems and Security

    Viruses, trojans, and hackers are some of the threats lurking on the Internet, this diploma program in internet systems and security aims at developing all-round IT experts with adequate skills necessary to combat the various threats available online.

    Specific objectives of this Internet systems and security program are:

    • Produce competent and confident students who can evaluate the opportunities and threats created by interconnecting computers via the Internet
    • Equip students with strong IT expertise and specialized knowledge to strategize, research, develop and deploy effective security solutions
    • To develop an understanding of the modern internet and network technologies in common use today
    • Produce competent, confident and well-rounded students capable of self-employment in the ICT industry & Business

    Entry requirements for Internet Systems and Security

    • Mean grade of C in KCSE
    • KCE Division III OR
    • Relevant certificate qualification from a recognized institution

    About Institute of Advanced Technology

    The Institute of Advanced Technology (IAT) is an ICT & Business training organization, established in August 1991 and mandated to operate as an Educational Training Institute by TIVET Authority under the Ministry of Higher Education, Science and Technology to offer technical training leading to Artisans, Certificates, Diplomas and Higher ... read more